Fong Chung-Ray (冯锺睿 Feng Zhongrui) 

EDUCATION 

Department of Fine Arts, Fu Hsing Kang College (Political Warfare Cadres Academy)   1954 

Department of Applied ArtsFu Hsing Kang College   1966 

ASSOCIATIONS 

Co-founder, Four Seas Painting Society   1958

Fifth Moon Painting Society   1961

AWARDS 

1st Hong Kong International Salon of Paintings, Silver Medal, Hong Kong   1960 

Ten Outstanding Young Persons, Taiwan   1969 

John D. Rockefeller III Foundation Fellowship Grant   1970 

Lifetime Distinguished Artist Achievement Award,  

Chinese Culture Center, San Francisco   2015 

 

1975    Immigrated to the US 

Selected Group Exhibitions 

1957-1960  Four Seas Painting Society Annual Exhibition, various locations, Taiwan 

1959  The 5th Biennial de São Paulo, Sao Paolo, Brazil 

1960  The 1st Hong Kong International Salon of Paintings, Silver Medal, Hong Kong 

1961-1970  Fifth Moon Painting Society Annual Exhibition, various locations, Taiwan 

1962  Second Hong Kong International Salon of Paintings, Hong Kong 

1963     The 7th Biennial de São Paulo, Sao Paolo, Brazil 

              Fifth Moon Painting Society, Chatham Galleries, Hong Kong 

              Third Premiere Biennale de Paris, France 

              Exhibition of Avant-garde Chinese Contemporary Art, Sydney, Australia 

1964     Fifth Moon Group, Sydney, Canberra University, Australia 

              Fifth Moon Group, Hong Kong 

            Touring Exhibition of Modern Chinese Painting in 14 countries in Africa 

1965      Chinese Modern Art, Galleria del Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Roma 

                The First International Peace Art Exhibition, Florence, Italy 

              An Exhibition of Paintings by Asia’s Leading Artists touring 10 major cities in Asia 

1966-1968     The New Chinese Landscape, touring Exhibition of Six Chinese Artistsvarious museums and galleriesU.S.A.

                Exhibition of Contemporary Chinese PaintingOklahoma State University, Wisconsin State University, U.S.A, 

1967     New Voice From Chinatouring university museums in the U.S.A. 

             Paintings of Five Taiwan Contemporary ArtistsSally Jackson Gallery, Hong Kong 

            Fifth Moon Painting Society, New York, Chicago, Berkeley, Ann Arbor, Manila, Hong Kong 

1968     Stanford University Museum, California, U.S.A. 

1969     Chinese Avant-Garde Art, Taipei, Taiwan 

              The 10th Biennial de São Paulo, Sao Paolo, Brazil 

              Kyoto Municipal Art Museum, Japan 

1970     Modern Chinese Ink Paintings, Taipei, Taiwan 

1971     Chinese Painting at Mid-Century, Renaissance Society, University of Chicago 

              Fifth Moon Painting SocietyTaft Museum, Cincinnati; Academy of Art, Honolulu, U.S.A. 

1972     New Direction in Chinese Painting: 11 Contemporary Chinese Artists, Spencer Museum of Art, Lawrence, Kansas, U.S.A. 

1973     Fifth Moon Painting SocietyDenver Art Museum, Denver, Colorado, U.S.A. 

1974     Fifth Moon Painting Society, Minnesota Museum of Art, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A. 

1975     Inaugural ExhibitionHeinz GalleriesCarnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, U.S.A. 

1976     Smith Gallery, Santa Cruz, California, U.S.A. 

              Chinese Cultural Center, San Francisco, U.S.A. 

1978     State University of New York, Oswego, New York, U.S.A. 

1983     Taipei Fine Art Museum, Taipei, Taiwan 

1984-1985   Six Artists from Taiwan, touring China: National Art Museum, Beijing; Artists’ Association Gallery, Xian; Shanghai Art Museum and Sichuan Art Museum, Chengdu. 

1985     International Ink Painting ExhibitionTaipei Fine Art Museum, Taipei, Taiwan 

1986    Contemporary Chinese Painting, City Hall, Hong Kong 

1987    Exhibition of Chinese Artists in America and Europe, Taipei, Taiwan 

1991    Tong-Fang Art Association and Fifth Moon Group 35th Anniversary Exhibition, Taipei, Taiwan 

1997    Beyond Abstract, Gallery On The Rim, San Francisco, U.S.A. 

1998-2004   International Water-Ink Painting Biannual Exhibition, Shenzhen, China 

2001    Chinese International Abstract Painting, Hong Kong 

2002    Guangdong Art Museum, Guangzhou, China 

2003     Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, Taiwan 

2006     Modern Ink Paintings, Biannual Exhibition, selected cities, Taiwan 

2007      A Tradition Redefined, Arthur M. Sackler Museum  

                The New Face of Ink Painting, Hong Kong 

               Ten Outstanding Young Award-winning Artists Reunion Exhibition, touring Taiwan 

2008     A Tradition RedefinedPhoenix Art Museum, Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach 

              50th Anniversary Four Seas Painting Society Exhibition, Taipei, Taiwan  

               One Hundred Years of Chinese Art, Triangle Gallery, San Francisco, U.S.A. 

2009     A Tradition Redefined, Spencer Museum of Art, Lawrence 

2010     One Hundred Paintings in One Hundred Years, Dr. Sun YS Memorial Hall, Taipei, Taiwan 

2011     Times Art Museum, Beijing, China 

2012     International Ink Exhibition, Dr. Sun Yet San Memorial Hall, Taipei, Taiwan 

2013    The Moment for InkAsian Art Museum San Francisco, SF State University, Chinese Culture Foundation of SF. 

2016     Pacific Heritage Museum, San Francisco, U.S.A. 

               The Origin of Taiwan’s Modern Art, Asia Art Center, Taipei, Taiwan 

2017     From China to Taiwan – Pioneers of Abstraction, Museum of Ixelles, Brussels, Belgium 

              Beyond the Brush, Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, England 

             The Weight of Lightness, M+ Museum, Hong Kong 

2018     Beyond Ink, China Art Museum, Shanghai, China 

2019     Asia WeekNanHai Art, Millbrae, California, U.S.A. 

Selected Solo Exhibitions: 

1965   National Taiwan Art Center, Taipei, Taiwan 

1967   Hai-Tien Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan 

1968   Magic Touch Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan 

1970   National Museum of History, Taipei, Taiwan 

1971   Lenox Library, Lenox, Massachusetts, U.S.A. 

1972    San Diego Art Museum, San Diego, California, U.S.A. 

             Lee Nordness Gallery, New York, U.S.A. 

1973    Marianne Schreiber Gallery, Munich, Germany 

1974    National Museum of History, Taipei, Taiwan 

1975    Bank of America Headquarters Gallery, San Francisco, California, U.S.A. 

1983    New World Gallery, Carmel, California, U.S.A. 

1984     M. M. Shinno Gallery, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A. 

1987     Landell Gallery, Carmel, California, U.S.A. 

1990     Carmel Art Modern Gallery, Carmel, California, U.S.A. 

1992     Allrich Gallery, San Francisco, California, U.S.A. 

2004     Triangle Gallery, San Francisco, California, U.S.A. 

2008     Modern Art Gallery, Taichung, Taiwan 

2014    Between Modern and Contemporary, Chinese Cultural Foundation of San Francisco, California, U.S.A. 

             Modern Art Gallery, Taichung, Taiwan 

2015    Galerie du Monde, Hong Kong 

2017    Asia Art Center, Taipei, Taiwan 

2019     Galerie Sabine Vazieux, Paris, France 

Notable Collections 

National Gallery of Art and Museum of History, Taipei, Taiwan 

National Taiwan Arts Center, Taipei, Taiwan 

National Taiwan Museum of Fine Art, Taichung, Taiwan 

Asian Art Museum, San Francisco, California, U.S.A. 

The Denver Art Museum, Denver, Colorado, U.S.A. 

The Rockefeller Foundation 

Hawaii Cultural Foundation, Honolulu, U.S.A. 

Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A. 

Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.A. 

The San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, California, U.S.A. 

Kaohsiung Art Museum, Taiwan 

Spencer Museum of Art, Lawrence, Kansas, U.S.A. 

Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A. 

Guangdong Art Museum, Guangzhou, China 

Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taiwan 

Shenzhen Fine Art Institute, China 

M+ Museum, Hong Kong  

Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, UK 

San Francisco International Airport Museum, U.S.A. 

Musée Cernuschi, Paris, France 

Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), U.S.A.